|Mahatma Gandhi's bust in Medellin|
The innauguration of the Mahatma Gandhi's bust at the Museum of Memory at Bicentenario Park will take place on May 21 2013 at 5:00 pm. The cityhall of Medellín and the Embassy ofIndia have installed the bust, with the help of the Honorary Indian Consulate in Medellín. The bust was donated by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations ICCR and was brought directly from India.
A high-officers delegation from the National Defence College of india visited Colombia from 21-25 May 2012. Led by Brig. A.K. and Defence Attache Rajiv Mehta, the delegation held meetings and disscussions with the high officer of the Colombian Armed Forces as well as with the Vice Minister of Foreig Affairs of the Colombian Defence Ministry Mrs. Janeth Giha. The delegation also visited and exchanged experiences at the Colombian High Scool of Warcraft, the Apiay Air Base in Villavicencio and the Navy School and the Cotecmar Shilbuilding yard in Cartagena. The visit of the NDC delegation to Colombia was very fruitful and possibilities on taking further actions on the MoU on Defense Cooperation between India and Colombia were disscussed.
Ambassador of India Riewad Warjri signs the book for illustious visitors at the High Scool of Warcraft, accompanied by Major General Jairo Alfonso Aponte Prieto, Director of the School and Brigadier A.K. Jha.